Sukkot

JFS will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, October 14 and 15, for Sukkot.

Yom Kippur

JFS will close at 4PM on Tuesday, October 8, and be closed all day Wednesday, October 9 for Yom Kippur.

Yom Kippur

JFS will close at 4PM on Tuesday, October 8, and be closed all day Wednesday, October 9 for Yom Kippur.

Rosh Hashanah

JFS will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, September 30 and October 1, for Rosh Hashanah.

Rabbi Liberman Will Present at Mental Health Conference

JFS Community Chaplain Rabbi Lynn Liberman will present a workshop at the 19th Annual Mental Health Education Conference, Sunday, October 20 from 10AM to 4PM at Temple Israel. “The Wholeness of Being: Caring for Our Spiritual Self” is intended for those of faith, little faith or no faith who are looking for ways to care […]

Harvesting Fun and Purpose Through Cross-Generational Good Deeds

JFS recently partnered with Sholom to harvest the vegetable gardens on their campus to be used by Open Arms of Minnesota (OAM), a worthy organization in our community. OAM has an urban farm adjacent to Sholom that they utilize in the fresh, organic meals they prepare and deliver to people with life-threatening illnesses throughout the […]

National Depression Screening Day

National Depression Screening Day is Thursday, October 10. Like a diabetes screen or blood pressure check, hospitals, clinics and community organizations encourage everyone to be screened for depression. Depression effects more than 17 million people worldwide, which is about seven percent of the population. Depression has a wide variety of symptoms and can manifest differently […]

Next Chapter Series Meets in October

JFS invites women who are navigating or embarking on a mid-life journey to another session of the popular Next Chapter Series on Sunday, October 6 from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. in the JFS Board Room. Participation is free. JFS Art Therapist Sara Wellington, MA, LPC, ATR, joined October’s Next Chapter session to help facilitate a discussion on gratitude […]

Mental Health Conference Will Feature Jazz Musician Sam Miltich

The 19th annual Mental Health Education Conference sponsored by the Twin Cities Jewish community, “Creating Healing and All that Jazz,” will be held 10 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Sunday, October 20, at Temple Israel. The event is free and open to people of all faiths and will feature a keynote address from Sam Miltich, a […]